Why Micellar Water is Ideal to Remove Waterproof Mascara
Waterproof mascara is great — no smudging, no runniness, just perfectly dark and full lashes. That is until it comes to taking it off. Waterproof mascara can be really difficult to remove and often takes a lot of blood, sweat, and tears to fully get the job done. If you've been searching for something that can remove waterproof mascara, we've got the right product for you! The solution is called micellar water and you're going to love it. Find out why below:
What is micellar water?
Micellar water is a clear liquid that looks just like water. But this isn't your typical glass of H2O. What makes micellar water special (and gives it is name) are tiny molecules called micelles. Like a magnet, micelles capture and lift away dirt, oil and makeup without harsh rubbing, leaving skin perfectly clean, hydrated and refreshed without over-drying. It can be used on all skin types.
Why have I never heard of this miracle product before?
Micellar water was developed in Paris, France as a solution to the faucet water that was extremely harsh on the skin. It was developed as a product to replicate water on the skin and as a way for women to cleanse their skin without having to rinse with water afterward.
Why is micellar water so effective with waterproof mascara?
The micelles in micellar water really bind to make-up on the skin, including waterproof mascara. Give Garnier's All in 1 Waterproof Make Up Remover a try, it's specially formulated to remove even the most stubborn waterproof mascara.
How do I best incorporate micellar water into my skin care routine?
Use it to remove make up and mascara with a cotton pad. Follow with a serum or moisturizer to further hydrate the skin.
All Skin Types, Even Sensitive
All Skin Types, Even Sensitive
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